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MSNBC
Dec 25, 2012 2:30am PST
. team in armored vehicle retrieved the other three. by then tomas ca too far za and mike chiapperini were dead. police evacuated 30 people from the area. the shooter was found shot dead near the scene. police say he killed himself. he's been identified as william spengler, a man with a lengthy criminal history. he served time for killing his grandmother. throughout the day, townspeople remembered the fallen firefighters as they tried to make sense of the senseless. >> you know, these people, they're just always there four, you know? you just take them for granted. you don't know. >> it's really heartbreaking for these families and these people. and what any have to go through and so close to a holiday where we're supposed to love each other. >> firefighters' families snow loved ones put their lives on the line every day but could never imagine something like this would happen. >> they don't expect to be shot and killed. >> a time which should be filled with joy has been replaced with sorrow. chris pallone, nbc news. >>> former president george h.w. bush took a turn for the worse last
MSNBC
Jan 1, 2013 2:30am PST
. in war, yes. also at home and every day of their lives. nbc's mike taibbi has the story of two veterans who are passing along hard-won lessons to a new generation. >> reporter: at first blush it wasn't much of a parade. a couple of hundred yards, a crowd just a few deep along the way. and two old soldiers the honored guests. >> we are proud of you! >> reporter: perhaps no one deserves a parade more. major general pat brady and lieutenant colonel bruce crandall recipients of the congressional medal of honor. the nation's high els salute. for both men, both helicopter evac pilots, vietnam was their war. brady saving more than 60 wounded in one day of pure hell in 1968. and crandall, three years earlier, braving enemy fire on 22 straight missions. the stories celebrated in the hollywood film "we were soldiers." >> medevac command, are you inbound? >> reporter: today the men are on a new mission as part of the congressional medal of honor foundation's character development program that's now touched down in 44 states. a free lesson plan for schools like this one in acton, californi
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